Who Owns America? - III Conference Held

Madison, WI, June 12, 2001 -- "Who Owns America?-III" was held June 6-9 in Madison, Wisconsin. About 200 participants attended this summit on minority land and community security issues in North America. Twenty-nine conference sessions and four plenaries were held over four days.

Many participants came from grassroots, non-governmental organizations to describe their work in Native American, African American and Hispanic communities. Others were from Tribal and State government, universities, and the private sector.

Plenary session audio tapes of presentations by Winona La Duke, David Arizmendi and Joe Brooks are being transcribed. These transcriptions will be posted as they become available.